Topic: Tommy Thorpe

Former Oregon baseball players and incoming recruits sign with professional teams

By on Wednesday, Jun. 18 at 5:34 pm.

In total, there were a combined 13 players that committed to play for the University of Oregon next year or had played for the Ducks last season. However, those players were selected in the 2014 Major League Baseball Draft earlier this month. As of now, seven of those players will not be playing for the […]


Three more Oregon baseball players selected in MLB Draft

By on Saturday, Jun. 7 at 6:40 pm.

Three Oregon baseball players were selected in the MLB Draft Saturday. Scott Heineman, Porter Clayton and Brando Tessar join Tommy Thorpe and Jake Reed, who were selected on Friday, as Oregon players drafted. Heineman, who played in eight games this season due to injury, was drafted by the Kansas City Royals in the 19th round, […]


Oregon baseball’s season in review

By on Friday, Jun. 6 at 11:52 am.

The Oregon baseball team (44-20, 18-12) finished short of their goal: Omaha. But with all things considered, the actuality of attaining that goal was slim. However, they shouldn’t hang their heads. The Ducks finished fourth in one of the most difficult conferences (Pac-12), if not the most difficult, in the country. They were just five games out […]


Oregon baseball pounds Clemson 18-1 in first game of Regionals

By on Friday, May. 30 at 2:04 pm.

The Oregon baseball team kicked off the Nashville Regional in explosive fashion, demolishing Clemson 18-1 Friday afternoon. Besides Oregon’s 20-4 rout of Ohio State on March 9, the No. 2-seeded Ducks haven’t scored more runs in a game all season. Against No. 3 seed Clemson, the Ducks compiled 20 hits, two home runs, three triples, […]


Emerald roundtable: Oregon baseball’s College World Series hopes begin with Regionals

By on Thursday, May. 29 at 6:29 pm.

During Oregon baseball season, our sports staff will discuss various topics surrounding an upcoming series. Today, Emerald associate sports editor Victor Flores and sports reporters Andrew Bantly and Madison Guernsey reflect on Oregon’s regular season and preview the Ducks’ games in the Nashville Regional. 1) Grade Oregon’s regular season and give a reason for that […]


Emerald Quick Hits: Oregon track and field gets set for NCAA West Regionals

By on Wednesday, May. 28 at 8:00 pm.

- Oregon track & field prepares for the NCAA West Regionals, which start tomorrow, May 29. If Oregon participants make it through the preliminaries in the top twelve they will return to Hayward Field where the university will host the NCAA Outdoor Championships. – Oregon women’s basketball guard Ariel Thomas sat down to discuss playing in China […]


Six Oregon baseball players earn all-Pac-12 honors

By on Wednesday, May. 28 at 2:55 pm.

Six Oregon baseball players made the all-Pac-12 team, the conference announced Wednesday. The Ducks have four players on the all-conference team and two players who received honorable mention. The four who earned spots on the all-conference team are starting pitcher Tommy Thorpe, closer Jake Reed, catcher Shaun Chase and infielder Mitchell Tolman. Second baseman Aaron Payne and […]


Flores: Oregon baseball should be thrilled with season no matter how postseason plays out

By on Tuesday, May. 27 at 8:12 am.

The Oregon baseball team lost on senior night, won three fewer regular season games than it did last year and will travel to Nashville for Regionals, Oregon’s first round on the road since 2010. If the Ducks don’t advance to Super Regionals, head coach George Horton and his team won’t look back on this season with […]


Oregon baseball heading to Nashville for Regionals, will play Clemson Friday

By on Monday, May. 26 at 2:46 pm.

The Oregon baseball team gathered at The Cooler Restaurant and Bar Monday morning, eyes glued to the TV, which was showing the college baseball Regionals selection show. As the players finished up their plates full of eggs, bacon, hash browns and biscuits, a graphic for the Nashville Regional appeared on the screen — Oregon’s name […]


Emerald Quick Hits: Former Oregon coach and AD Mike Bellotti named College Football Hall of Fame

By on Friday, May. 23 at 12:40 pm.

- Former Oregon football coach and athletic director Mike Bellotti was named to the College Football Hall of Fame Thursday. Bellotti headed the Ducks football program from 1995-2008, winning two Pac-10 championships with a 116-55 overall record. Bellotti is one of two coaches selected to the hall of fame among the class of 16, who […]


Oregon baseball manufactures 5-1 win over Cal behind Thorpe’s lockdown start

By on Friday, May. 23 at 10:12 am.

Coming off its big win against top-ranked Oregon State, Oregon baseball defeated California 5-1 in game one of the final three-game series of the regular season on Thursday night at PK Park. After allowing a pair of Cal (24-27, 11-17 Pac-12) runners to make it into scoring position in the first, Oregon (42-16, 18-10) ace pitcher Tommy Thorpe cruised […]


Ducks baseball hosts California to close out regular season

By on Thursday, May. 22 at 1:18 pm.

Winners of their last five games, the Oregon baseball team concludes the regular season at home against California beginning tonight. For the Ducks (41-16, 17-10 Pac-12), the series may look fairly meaningless on paper, as they’ve all but locked up a postseason berth. However, a sweep would put them in position to host a regional. […]


Pitching powers Oregon baseball past UCLA 2-1 in first game of the series

By on Friday, May. 16 at 11:54 pm.

After relying on offensive fire power to carry the Oregon baseball team for the last four games, the Ducks (37-16) needed to rely on pitching in the first matchup against UCLA (23-27-1). On Friday, starting Tommy Thorpe delivered a successful outing in a 2-1 victory over the Bruins. Neither offense got on the scoreboard for the […]


Oregon baseball takes on UCLA in final road series of season

By on Friday, May. 16 at 10:47 am.

The Oregon baseball team travels to southern California this weekend to play defending College World Series champion UCLA for a three-game series. The Ducks (36-16, 14-10 Pac-12) lost two out of three to Arizona State in their last Pac-12 matchup last weekend, resulting in a tie for third place in the conference standings. UCLA (23-26-1, […]


Four errors lead to three runs as Oregon baseball beats Arizona State 5-4

By on Friday, May. 9 at 10:52 pm.

Mitchell Tolman’s fifth inning triple combined with Arizona State’s three errors and 10 runners left on base helped Oregon (36-14, 14-8 Pac-12) beat ASU (24-21, 12-10) 5-4 in the first game of a three-game series Friday night in Tempe, Ariz. Tolman carried the Ducks offensively with three RBIs and two runs scored and Josh Graham […]


Shaun Chase shows off power in Oregon baseball’s 6-1 win over Arizona

By on Saturday, May. 3 at 12:37 pm.

The Oregon baseball team could hardly hit the ball out of the infield the first five innings, much less score. Arizona starter James Farris got ahead of seemingly every hitter, like he did against catcher Shaun Chase in the bottom of the fifth inning. But after taking a first-pitch strike, Chase unloaded on a fastball, […]


Oregon State’s stars shine in 3-1 win over Oregon baseball

By on Saturday, Apr. 26 at 1:40 am.

Oregon State starting pitcher Ben Wetzler and left fielder Michael Conforto extended their terrific seasons Friday night against the Oregon baseball team. The Ducks (31-11, 10-6 Pac-12) fell to the Beavers (29-8, 12-4) 3-1 in the first of the three-game Civil War series at Goss Stadium. “We were kind of lucky to be in the […]


Emerald roundtable: Oregon baseball on fire entering Civil War series

By on Tuesday, Apr. 29 at 6:24 pm.

During Oregon baseball season, our sports staff will discuss various topics surrounding an upcoming series. Today, Emerald digital sports editor Victor Flores and sports reporters Madison Guernsey and Andrew Bantly discuss the loss of Matt Krook, No. 19 Oregon’s nine-game winning streak and the weekend series against between the Ducks (31-10, 10-5 Pac-12) and No. […]


Oregon baseball demolishes Washington State 11-1 in sloppy night at PK Park

By on Thursday, Apr. 17 at 11:39 pm.

Oregon baseball (29-10, 8-5 Pac-12) took advantage of some early Washington State mistakes and showed off its power in an 11-1 blowout win over the Cougars (17-17, 7-6) Thursday night at rainy PK Park. Ducks starting pitcher Tommy Thorpe threw seven shutout innings, giving up two hits and two walks while striking out eight. Thorpe […]